Blog Archives November 2013
November 30, 201312:34 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #180

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 29, 2013 6:33 PM

Great Storytelling - Lessons From Ira Glass

Great storytelling is a lot of very hard work. It's sad that so many individuals (and this includes marketing professionals) feel that there is either a story to tell or that there isn't. This isn't always true. A germ of... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 28, 201311:42 AM

Keep Calm And Carry On - 5 Steps To Getting Rid Of Stress And Anxiety

Are you feeling a little stressed? Anxious? Having a panic attack here and there? We all deal with stress and anxiety in a multitude of ways. People will often comment on how calm and collected I seem. In the back... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 27, 201310:49 PM

Dear Nilofer Merchant

Dear Nilofer, I thought about you twice today. Once this morning, when I got your email notification about your latest blog post, Gratitude, and then again when Tom Peters was tweeting about diversity on public boards (a topic that I... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 26, 201311:14 PM

Katie Couric Will Give Us The Internet That We Deserve

What kind of Internet do we want? Some might consider this a vague, daunting and even ambiguous question, but it begs for an answer. Anyone who has been online for a long time knows how interesting, diverse and different the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 25, 201311:40 PM

Forget Snakes On A Plane, We're About To Get Talking On A Plane

Every morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening... Read more

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November 24, 2013 7:44 PM

The Unbreakable Laws Of Selling With Jeffrey Gitomer

Episode #385 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. True story: when we first started Twist Image back in 2000, I wasn't sure how we were going... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 23, 2013 3:36 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #179

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 22, 2013 7:50 PM

A New Golden Age For Television

Brands are all hot over the Internet and digital marketing, but is television entering into a new golden age? From a purely content and technology perspective, there is no doubt that television has evolved at a rapid pace in the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 22, 2013 8:33 AM

Moon Shot

Big ideas + dreams + technology + innovation + passion + powerful presentation skills + forward thinking = From 1962 (50 years ago). Put your politics aside. Dream big.... Read more

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November 20, 2013 2:32 PM

How Much Does It Cost?

Let's talk about money. The marketing agency business is a strange bird. Brands are strange birds too. It's a complex web of relationships that is often confusing, evolving, thrilling, beautiful, painful and more. As the marketing industry evolves, we have... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 18, 2013 9:01 PM

The Permanence Of Snapchat

Every morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening... Read more

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November 17, 2013 1:00 PM

Rise Growth Hacker Marketer, Rise

Episode #384 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Is the future of marketing going to be owned by engineers and hackers? Brands like Uber, AirBnB, Dropbox,... Read more

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November 16, 201311:38 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #178

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

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November 15, 2013 1:12 PM

World-Changing Ideas, The Future Of Work And No Pants

Care to work in your underwear? Scott Berkun wanted to write a different kind of book. He has already done quite well with professional speaking and writing business books like Making Things Happen, The Myths of Innovation and Confessions of... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 14, 201310:34 PM

Reboot Your Business: How To Ride The 5 Disruption Waves That Will Sink Your Competition

That's some title, isn't it? On Tuesday, November 26th (at 3 pm eastern), Danny Iny from Firepole Marketing is going to be hosting a webinar that will dive deep into the core concepts of my latest book, CTRL ALT Delete,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 14, 201311:04 AM

Amazing People Are Everywhere. Meet Rae Hoffman.

This story needs a bit of framing, so please bear with me. Back in April 2006, I was speaking at a Search Engine Strategies event. There was another speaker at the event who took park in a link strategies panel.... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 13, 2013 2:00 PM

The Future Of Digital 2013

Business has changed. This was the pure sentiment of my second book, CTRL ALT Delete, which came out this past summer (and, if you're so inclined, I would love for you to pick up a copy of it today). A... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 11, 2013 8:08 PM

Google + Is Still More Important Than Most People Realize

Every morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 10, 2013 9:38 PM

William Arruda Discusses 3D Personal Branding

Episode #383 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Tom Peters is widely regarded as the individual who brought the concept of personal branding to the masses... Read more

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November 9, 2013 4:36 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #177

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 8, 201310:47 AM

In The Age Of Amazon

When companies get big, things happen that are both good and bad. Amazon is one of those companies. For every person that loves the personalization and ease of shopping, the company has a significant amount of detractors as well. Most... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 7, 2013 5:16 PM

Always Impress The Band

My first speaking gig. It happened a little over seven years ago. It wasn't really my first speaking gig, so much as my first "real" speaking gig. I was asked to take part in a full-day leadership event that was... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 6, 201311:12 PM

It's Never Too Late To Start A Blog

Well, of course someone who loves to blog is going to say that it's never too late to start a blog. I was asked to give a presentation this past week in London for the London Bloggers Meet-up (many thanks... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 6, 2013 3:08 PM

What Facebook Knows About Innovation (That Every Brand Should Pay Attention To)

Blogs posts, articles and books have been written about Facebook and their ability to grow. When people think about the company and their state of innovation, they will often align them with a myriad of Silicon Valley types. They'll look... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 4, 2013 8:49 AM

Now You Can Use Your Electronic Devices During The Entire Flight

Every morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening... Read more

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November 3, 2013 1:22 PM

Confessions Of A Real Life Mad Man

Episode #382 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. One of my business partners at Twist Image is an advertising industry veteran. He helped build one of... Read more

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November 2, 2013 9:04 AM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #176

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, Solve For Interesting, the author of Complete... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 1, 2013 8:08 PM

A Fascinating Point Of View

We have all marveled at Chris Hadfield and his work on the International Space Station. And, if you haven't marveled at his acumen for social media and connecting people to space unlike others have, please watch this: (yes, that's him... Read more

By Mitch Joel